Dr. Maldonado serves as Director of Speech-Language Pathology. He has twenty years of experience serving children with special needs. In addition to multiple degrees in communication sciences and disorders, he also holds a doctorate in early childhood education from the State University of New York at Buffalo.
Dr. Maldonado’s clinical work focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of childhoodspeech and language disorders. Specifically, he works with preschool children and their families to optimize communicative competencies and maximize functional interpersonal skills. Additionally, Dr. Maldonado’s research explores multicultural aspects of communication disorders and early childhood education. He has lectured extensively throughout the Buffalo community, the United States, and Europe, discussing educational service provision models for culturally and linguistically diverse populations.